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July 22, 2015, 11:44 AM

FedEx Places Largest Ever Boeing 767 Order

Deal breathes fresh life into aging widebody

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Oct 1, 2014 - 8:19 AM
ATR anticipates achieving sales growth in Europe as carriers there turn to turboprops to renew their fleets.
Oct 1, 2014 - 8:05 AM
Slovenia's Adria Airways has suffered a 20 percent dip in traffic on services to Moscow since Russia's annexation of Crimea.
Oct 1, 2014 - 4:40 AM
The NTSB determined the probable cause to be the crew’s continuation of an unstable nonprecision approach.
Oct 1, 2014 - 3:05 AM
Industry’s cost and delivery promises on major programs have rarely been met.
Airbus A350-900 test aircraft
Sep 30, 2014 - 10:57 AM
FAA certification is expected shortly and first deliveries should start by year-end.
FAA ATO chief operating officer Teri Bristol
Sep 30, 2014 - 9:29 AM
The FAA is processing a good portion of the average traffic at O'Hare and Midway, the two airports immediately affected by the fire.
Sep 26, 2014 - 10:10 AM
Carrier to use double-decker first on London to Abu Dhabi route
Sep 26, 2014 - 9:24 AM
Program embarks on 3,000-hour certification regimen
Sep 25, 2014 - 12:26 PM
Final report identifies likely causes but reached no firm conclusion
Sep 25, 2014 - 11:13 AM
Air Cote d'Ivoire and ASKY are both receiving fresh capital injections from the West African Development Bank